Listened for Review (Simon & Schuster)
Overall Rating: 3.50
Story Rating: 3.00
Character Rating: 4.00
Audio Rating: 4.50 (not part of the overall rating)
First Thought when Finished: Revival by Stephen King was many things to me: written beautifully, characters crafted in an engaging way, slow tedious storytelling, and an ending that was full of big buildup but rather mediocre payoff (at least to me) .